Southern Mississippi will take on UTSA in round 1 of the Conference USA tournament. Both teams have not been respectable in their conference, but there is some value in this matchup. Southern Mississippi has an overall record of 6-25, 1-17 in conference. Their only conference win was against UTSA in January 74-73. The second time these two faced each other, UTSA won 98-79 in overtime. UTSA has been a little better with an overall record of 10-21, 3-15 in conference. They are coming off of a recent victory vs Rice, where they won 82-71.